6-ingredient traditional yellow queso
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Recipe type: Vegetarian
Serves: 12
  • 8 oz mild cheddar
  • 8 oz yellow american cheese {get it at the deli counter!}
  • 8 oz cream cheese
  • ½ cup sour cream
  • 1 10oz can original Rotel tomatoes & chilies, drained
  • 1 tsp paprika
  • 1 tsp garlic powder
  • 1 tsp onion powder
  • ½ tsp chili powder
  • 1 tsp turmeric {optional}
  1. In a medium pot set over low heat, combine all the ingredients.
  2. Allow them to melt, stirring often, until smooth and creamy. This should take 15-20 minutes. Be patient!
  3. Serve immediately, or transfer to a slow-cooker with a "warm" setting to keep it smooth and melted. Enjoy!
Recipe by The Baking Fairy at https://www.thebakingfairy.net/2016/12/6-ingredient-traditional-yellow-queso/